MOTORISTS are advised to expect disruption when a lane closure comes into force on a key route through the city tomorrow.

Botley Road will see one lane shut to motorists for gas works carried out by utility supplier SGN.

The company said the works are to upgrade the gas network to ensure 'local homes and businesses continue to enjoy a safe and reliable gas supply for many years to come.'

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The traffic restrictions are set to begin on Monday and will be in effect until November 6.

Drivers are warned to plan ahead.